Abyss (Kirk McGarvey, Book 15) by David Hagberg


By David Hagberg

Book Details:

ISBN: 9780765324108
EAN: 9780765324108
ASIN: 0765324105
Publisher: Forge Books
Publication Date: 2011-06-21
Number of Pages: 496
Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books, Goodreads

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It's a delightful summer season afternoon within the Gulf flow, twenty-five miles off Hutchinson Island on Florida's east coast. NOAA scientist Dr. Eve Larsen is ready to turn out she has the solutions to worldwide warming, and the answer to preventing killer storms around the planet.  She is part of a multi-trillion greenback, multinational undertaking to farm fresh, unending strength from the oceans' currents--and modify the planet's climate for the better. At that second, agreement killer Brian DeCamp walks into the Hutchinson Island Nuclear energy Station, aiming to reason a meltdown so catastrophic it'll make Chernobyl look like nothing.  safety cam pictures results in an intervention by means of mythical former CIA director Kirk McGarvey, who manages to thwart the catastrophe...but the failed sabotage units off a sequence of occasions extra terrifying than McGarvey may possibly ever have imagined.  With enormous Oil ruthlessly trying to find revenue after the BP catastrophe within the Gulf, the destiny of the area hangs within the balance.

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Author Name: David Hagberg (Born: 1942/10/09)

Author Description: aka [url=http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/148505.David_Bannerman" title="David Bannerman]David Bannerman
, [url=http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/128043.Sean_Flannery" title="Sean Flannery]Sean Flannery
, David James, Robert Pell, [url=http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/1125001.Eric_Ramsey" title="Eric Ramsey]Eric Ramsey

David Hagberg is a former Air strength cryptographer who has traveled broadly in Europe, the Arctic, and the Caribbean and has spoken at CIA services. He has released greater than twenty novels of suspense, together with the bestselling excessive Flight, murderer, and Joshua's Hammer. He makes his domestic in Vero seashore, Florida.


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The opposition in this sense is every intelligence and security service in the world, from the KGB to the municipal police in Nairobi. Since many countries separate their foreign intelligence service from their internal security service, much as the FBI is separated from the CIA, CI operations are targeted against both the foreign and the internal services. The CIA counter-intelligence function begins with the Office of Security of the DDS and its responsibility for physical and personnel security.

The focal point of headquarters for specialized skill and advice on CP operations is the International Communism Division of the Counter-Intelligence Staff (CI/ICD). Although intelligence operations involving officials of communist-bloc countries may be included in the general definition of CP operations, because most government officials of interest in communist countries are also party members, these are more properly considered Soviet or satellite operations rather than CP operations. A CIA station's approach to penetration of a communist party or of any revolutionary organization is determined by the operational environment and particularly on the measure of repression exerted against the revolutionary left.

The secrecy of information as well as the secrecy of the existence of the liaison relationship between the first two services. If, for example, the British equivalent of the CIA, MI-6, passed to the CIA station in London a certain piece of information, the CIA in turn could not pass that information to the Dutch Intelligence Service even though the information might be of great interest to the Dutch. In such a case the London station would either suggest that MI-6 pass the information directly to the Dutch (which may already have happened) or permission might be requested for the CIA itself to pass on the MI-6 information.

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